Criminal charges have been filed against dozens of people for allegedly distributing or possessing drugs in Western Pennsylvania.
Dozens of people were taken into custody Monday morning as a major drug sweep continues.
An eight-month long investigation led to more than 100 arrests in the area. It was part of a long-term drug sweep in five Pittsburgh neighborhoods.
Dozens of accused heroin dealers were part of a roundup in Homestead Thursday morning.
Washington County District Attorney Eugene Vittone says a drug sweep by his office’s Drug Task Force resulted in 52 arrest warrants executed throughout Washington County.
State police nabbed several suspected drug dealers, but they’re still looking for others. Police issued 31 arrest warrants and made 21 arrests during a drug sweep in Westmoreland County.